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Thank you for registering your child(ren) for the 2023 Wendwood Wahoos Summer Swim Team. The Wendwood Wahoos are part of the Greater Peninsula Swim Association (GPSA).
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Have you paid for your 2023 Wendwood Pool membership?
Is your membership with the Summerlake HOA and pool in good standing?
Per GPSA rules membership of either the Wendwood Pool or Summerlake Pool is required to be a swimmer on the Wendwood Wahoos. By continuing this application you agree to seek membership status for the 2023 season.
Please review the Volunteer Agreement in the Swimmer / Family Handbook. Initial below to agree to the terms of the Volunteer Agreement.
I hereby grant Wendwood Association, Inc. and their agents, representatives, contractors and/or members the absolute right and permission to use photographic portraits, pictures, digital images or videotapes of my child, or in which my child may be included in whole or part, or reproductions thereof in color or otherwise for any lawful purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to use in advertisement or promotional material such as Wendwood Association, Inc. publications or the Wendwood Association, Inc. websites, without payment or any other consideration.
I hereby release, discharge and agree to indemnify and hold harmless Wendwood Association, Inc. and their agents from all claims, demands, and causes of action that I or My Child have or may have by reason of this authorization or use of My Child’s photographic portraits, pictures, digital images or videotapes, including any liability by virtue of any blurring, distortion, alteration, optical illusion or use in composite form, whether, intention or otherwise that may occur or be produced in the taking of said images or videotapes, or in processing tending towards the completions on the finished product, including publication on the internet, or any other advertisements or materials.
I represent that I am at least eighteen (18) years of age and am fully competent to sign this Release.
This is a release of legal rights. Read it carefully and be certain you understand before signing.
RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND INDEMNITY AND PARENTAL CONSENT AGREEMENT ("AGREEMENT")
IN CONSIDERATION of being permitted to participate in any way in any swimming activity ("Activity") at any time during the current calendar year I, for myself, my personal representatives, assigns, heirs, and next of kin:
1. ACKNOWLEDGE, agree and represent that I understand the nature of swimming activities and that I am qualified, in good health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such Activity. I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe the conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the Activity.
2. FULLY UNDERSTAND that: (a) swimming ACTIVITIES INVOLVE RISKS AND DANGERS OF SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, INCLUDING PERMANENT DISABILITY, PARALYSIS, AND DEATH ("Risks"); (b) these Risks and dangers may be caused by my own actions or inactions, the actions or inactions of others participating in the Activity, the condition in which the Activity takes place, or THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE "RELEASEES" NAMED BELOW; (c) there may be OTHER RISKS AND SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC LOSSES either not known to me or not readily foreseeable at this time; and I FULLY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSSES, COSTS, AND DAMAGES I incur as a result of my participation or that of the minor in the Activity.
3. HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE the Wendwood Association Inc., its administrators, directors, agents, officers, members, volunteers, team members, and employees, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and, if applicable, owners and lessors of premises on which the Activity takes place, (each considered one of the RELEASEES herein) FROM ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES ON MY ACCOUNT CAUSED OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE RELEASEES OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS; AND I FURTHER AGREE that if, despite this RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT I, or anyone on my behalf, makes a claim against any of the Releasees, I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE, AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES from any litigation expenses, attorney fees, loss, liability, damage, or cost which may be incurred as the result of such claim.
I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT AND HAVE SIGNED IT FREELY AND WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT OR ASSURANCE OF ANY NATURE AND INTEND IT TO BE A COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF ALL LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW AND AGREE THAT IF ANY PORTION OF THIS AGREEMENT IS HELD TO BE INVALID, THE BALANCE, NOTWITHSTANDING, SHALL CONTINUE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.
AND I, THE MINOR'S PARENT AND/OR LEGAL GUARDIAN, UNDERSTAND THE NATURE OF SWIMMING ACTIVITIES AND THE MINOR'S EXPERIENCE AND CAPABILITIES AND BELIEVE THE MINOR TO BE QUALIFIED, IN GOOD HEALTH, AND IN PROPER PHYSICAL CONDITION TO PARTICIPATE IN SUCH ACTIVITY. I HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, COVENANT NOT TO SUE, AND AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND SAVE AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEE'S FROM ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, OR DAMAGES ON THE MINOR'S ACCOUNT CAUSED OR ALLEGED TO BE CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE "RELEASEES" OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING NEGLIGENT RESCUE OPERATIONS AND FURTHER AGREE THAT IF, DESPITE THIS RELEASE, I, THE MINOR, OR ANYONE ON THE MINOR'S BEHALF MAKES A CLAIMS AGAINST ANY OF THE RELEASEES NAMED ABOVE, I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE, AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES FROM ANY LITIGATION EXPENSES, ATTORNEY FEES, LOSS LIABILITY, DAMAGE, OR ANY COST THAT MAY OCCUR AS A RESULT OF ANY SUCH CLAIM.
I hereby agree to abide by the rules set forth in Part III of the GPSA Code of Conduct and acknowledge that, should we violate any provision of Part III, we will be subject to disciplinary actions as set forth in Part IV. The referenced document can be found here.
I/we hereby give permission for any and all medical attention necessary to be administered to our swimmer(s) in the event of an accident, injury, illness or any other situation that calls for medical attention until such time as the parent(s) can be contacted.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY
I/we am/are aware that during our participation and attendance in the GPSA City Meet to be held July 29,2023 and related activities that certain risks and dangers may occur, including, but not limited to, hazards inherent in the sport in which the swimmers will be training, preparing and competing; negligence or other careless acts and omissions by other participants, spectators and the sponsors; and hazardous or dangerous conditions of facilities and grounds. In consideration of the acceptance of my entry, and the right to participate, I/we do hereby assume all the above risks, waive and release any and all claims or causes of action of any kind and nature which I may now or hereafter have against the event organizers and/or their sponsors.